Dr Kwan Zhenli

MBBS ( Malaya), MRCP (UK), FRCP (Edin), AM (Mal), Adv M Derm (UKM), SCE (Dermatology)


Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

  • Mon 26/10
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  • Tue 27/10
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  • Wed 28/10
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  • Thu 29/10
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  • Fri 30/10
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  • Sat 31/10
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Research and


  • 2019 Kwan, Z., Yong, S.S., Robinson, S. (2019). Analysis of Internet searches using Google Trends to measure interest in sun protection and skin cancer in selected South‐East Asian populations. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed, 36(2), 83-89. doi: 10.1111/phpp.12510
  • 2019 Han, W.H., Yong, S.S., Tan, L.L., Toh, Y.F., Chew, M.F., Pailoor, J., Kwan, Z. (2019) Characteristics of skin cancers among adult patients in an urban Malaysian population. Australasian Journal of Dermatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ajd.13106
  • 2019 obinson, S., Kwan, Z., Tang, M.M (2019). Metformin as an adjunct therapy for the treatment of moderate to severe acne vulgaris: A randomized open‐labeled study. Dermatologic Therapy, 32(4), e12953. doi:10.1111/dth.12953
  • 2019 Faheem, N.A.A., Kwan, Z., Yong, A.S.W., Ch'ng C.C., Tan, K.K., Naicker, M., Tan, L.L. (2019). Syringocystadenoma papilliferum arising in a naevus sebaceous. Malaysian Journal of Pathology, 41(1), 47-49.
  • 2018 Kwan, Z., Bong, Y.B., Tan, L.L., Lim, S.X., Yong, A.S.W., Ch'ng, C.C., Tan, M.P., & Ismail, R. (2018) Determinants of quality of life and psychological status in adults with psoriasis. Arch Dermatol Res, 310(5), 43-451.
  • 2017 Kwan, Z., Bong, Y.B., Tan, L.L., Lim, S.X., Yong, A.S., Ch'ng, C.C., Tan, M.P., Thevarajah, S., & Ismail, R (2017). Socioeconomic and sociocultural determinants of psychological distress and quality of life among patients with psoriasis in a selected multi-ethnic Malaysian population. Psychol Health Med, 22(2):184-195. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 2016 Khor, A. H., Lim, K. S., Tan, C. T., Kwan, Z., & Ng, C. C. (2016). Cross-reactivity in AED-Induced Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reaction: A Case Report. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol, 26(5), 329-331. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2016 Kuan CS, Ismail R, Kwan Z, Yew SM, Yeo SK, Chan CL, Toh YF, Na SL, Lee KW, Hoh CC, Yee WY, Ng KP. Isolation and Characterization of an atypical Metschnikowia sp. Strain from the Skin Scraping of a Dermatitis Patient. PLoS One 2016;11(6):e0156119.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156119. eCollection 2016. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 2015 Kwan Z, Yeoh CA, Mohd Affandi A, Alias FA, Hamid M, Baharum N, Yong ASW, Baba R. Causes of mortality in patients with psoriasis in Malaysia - Evidence from the Malaysian Psoriasis Registry. Med J Malaysia 2015;70(5):273-7. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • 2015 Kwan Z, Wong SM, Robinson S, Tan LL, Looi LM, Ismail R. Blue legs in a 60-year-old gentleman. Ann Acad Med Singapore 2015;44(12):577-9. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2015 Kwan Z, Lai YN, Ch ng CC, Tan AH, Tan LL, Robinson S, Ismail R. The association between bullous pemphigoid and neurological disorders in a selected Malaysian population. Med J Malaysia 2015;70(2):81-5. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • 2014 Kwan Z, Pailoor J, Tan LL, Robinson S, Wong SM, Ismail R. Leprosy An imported disease. Lepr Rev 2014;85:170-6. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2014 Kwan Z, Che Ismail RB, Wong SM, Tan LL, Robinson S, Lim KS. Sodium valproate-aggravated psoriasisform eruption. Int J Dermatol 2014; 53(10):e477-9. doi: 10.1111/ijd.12579. Epub 2014 Sep 10. (ISI-Indexed)


Fellowships, Memberships &

Professional Affiliations

  • Malaysian Medical Association
  • Persatuan Dermatologi Malaysia
  • Academy of Medicine of Malaysia
  • Royal College of Physicians (London)
  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • The Dermatologic & Aesthetic Surgery International League


Awards and


  • MBBS (Malaya) Phase I and Phase IIA - Pass with distinction
  • 2nd Place in Poster Presentation, 41st Annual Dermatology Conference of the Dermatological Society of Malaysia 2016